無し

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term

Grade: 4
kun’yomi

Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

無し (hiragana なし, rōmaji nashi)

  1. nothing
  2. (colloquial) bad, unacceptable

Suffix[edit]

無し (hiragana なし, rōmaji -nashi)

  1. -less, without ..., not having or not being that thing
    ルールなし
    rūru nashi
    no rules
     () (にん) (くち) ()
    Shinin ni kuchi nashi.
    Dead men tell no tales.
    (literally, “Dead men have no mouths.”)
    西 (せい) () (せん) (せん) () (じょう)なし
    “Seibu Sensen Ijō Nashi
    "There are no abnormalities on the Western Front" (the Japanese title of All Quiet on the Western Front)